News - 18 Sep 2007
For orthopaedic implants to be successful, bone must meld to the metal that these artificial hips, knees and shoulders are made of. A team of Brown University engineers, led by Thomas Webster, has...
Article - 17 Nov 2003
University of California, Berkeley, physicists have built first nano-scale motor - a gold rotor on a nanotube shaft that could ride on the back of a virus. Posted July 23 2003
News - 19 Dec 2016
Scientists from the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) have developed the world’s smallest radio receiver, which was made out of an assembly of...
News - 23 Sep 2015
Researchers have discovered a new stretchable, transparent conductor that can be folded or stretched and released, resulting in a large curvature or a significant strain, at least 10,000 times without...
News - 17 Aug 2015
Researchers from Rice University and Texas Heart Institute are investigating the application of soft, pliable carbon nanotube fibers to fix electrical gaps in heart tissues damaged by cardiac...
News - 16 Mar 2015
As if they were tailored suits, the Center for Research and Technological Development in Electrochemistry (CIDETEQ), in Tijuana (north of Mexico), works to serve various types of industry. For the...
News - 30 Oct 2014
TowerJazz, the global specialty foundry leader, and Physical Logic Ltd., a developer of MEMS-based sensor applications, announced today a milestone achievement for mass production of its first...
News - 11 Apr 2014
Wearable computers or devices have been hailed as the next generation of mobile electronic gadgets, from smart watches to smart glasses to smart pacemakers. For electronics to be worn by a user, they...
News - 8 Mar 2013
An air-breathing bio-battery has been constructed by researchers from the Institute of Physical Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw. The core element providing the new power source...
News - 12 Feb 2013
Microelectromechanical (MEMS) devices are shaping the competitive landscape in the global medical device industry. Several factors are behind the increasing demand for and innovation in MEMS devices...